The Daily Express reports that Arsenal are plotting a £45m swoop for Southampton defender Virgil Van Dijk as they eye glory next season, with the Dutch defender adding to their already impressive defensive ranks.
A public apology was issued and no further action was taken.
Liverpool were favourites to sign the 26-year-old but had to back off after Saints made an official complaint about the way they approach the transfer.
He has since proved he has the physicality, concentration and technique required to be an effective Premier League centre-back.
Govt Refuses Fresh Opportunity to Exchange Demonetised Notes
The government said that it had come across a huge amount of malpractices in the post-demonetisation period. However, the government said that adequate time was provided to exchange or deposit the old currency notes.
Windows 10 Creators Update might leave Intel's Atom 'Clover Trail' CPUs behind
As things now , the latest feature update for Windows 10 is poised to leave some users behind. I'd like to see some stats about the use of Live Tiles and the Action Center on desktop PCs.
China conducts 11-hour live fire drills in Tibet region
The tensions between China and India have been escalating for the past three weeks over the borer standoff at the Doklam area. China has been demanding immediate pull-out of the Indian troops from the disputed Dokalam plateau.
The Gunners will be fully focused on the English Premier League having failed to qualify for next season's Champions League.
On Saturday, a video was shared around Liverpool fans of Van Dijk reportedly "smiling" when an Albanian Reds fan told him to switch to Anfield.
Southampton have sold some of their best players in recent years, such as Victor Wanyama and Adam Lallana, and it should not come as a surprise if in the end they do let Van Dijk leave for Liverpool.
Other sides including Chelsea and Arsenal have been paired with an interest, but it still looks as though Liverpool lead the race, and their previously strong relationship with Southampton could be important.